• Photo by: Max Kandler

    Fort Davis

    National Historic Site Texas

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  • Museum Closure

    The park auditorium is undergoing major rehabilitation and can only accommodate 15 persons watching the film at once. We play it every half hour, or on an as needed basis. Completion date; spring 2015. Everything else is open, as usual, at the park.

Accessibility

  • Accessible parking spaces, restrooms, visitor center, and several historic buildings.
  • Closed-captioned park orientation video.
  • Audio guide for people with visual impairments.
  • Electric golf cart is available free of charge.
  • Service animals may accompany persons with disabilities in all areas of our park.

Did You Know?

Photo of Second Lieutenant Henry O. Flipper.

At age 21, Henry O. Flipper became the first African American graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. Second Lieutenant Flipper was assigned to Company A, 10th U.S. Cavalry, and served at Fort Davis from November 1880 to December 1881.